Established in 1965, St. George’s College Aruvithura, Kottayam Kerala offers Self-financing and Aided - Undergraduate and Post-graduate courses in Science, Arts and Commerce. Admission is to these courses is done through CAP by online registration. Admission to community quota, management quota, sports quota and handicap quota are done at the college level. As per the merit list, candidates are called by the college to attend the interview. Graduates from the college are placed in companies like TCS, Infosys , Sutherland Global, ICICI bank, Axis bank, Times of India, FSL, Joy Alukkas etc come for campus placements.

St. George’s College Highlights

Established | Institute type 1965 | Private
Affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU Kottayam)
Accredited to NAAC A
Courses Offered Aided and Self-financing UG and PG programs
Admission Criteria Merit + interview based
Top Recruiters TCS, Infosys, Sutherland Global, ICICI bank, Axis bank, Times of India
Facilities Available Library, Gymnasium, Hostels, Indoor Stadium, Volleyball, Football court, Smart classrooms, Laboratories
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St. George’s College Ranking

St. George’s College Aruvithura is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam

  • The University has been ranked 55th in the Outlook-ICARE India University Ranking 2019.
  • The University has been ranked 49th in the NIRF ranking 2019

St. George’s College Courses

The college offers U.G and P.G. and Doctoral courses across Science, Arts and Commerce, Computer and Media streams. A brief about the same has been listed below:

Course 1: Bachelor of Arts

  • Subjects under Aided Course : English, Economics, Political Science
  • Subjects under Self-Financing Course: Mass Communication
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2
  • Duration: 3 years

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Course 2: Bachelor of Commerce

  • Subjects under Aided Course : Computer Application (Model II)
  • Subjects under Self-Financing Course: Finance and Taxation(Model I), Computer Application (Model I), Cooperation (Model I), Office Management (Model III), Marketing (Model I)
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2
  • Duration: 3 years

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Course 3: Bachelor of Computer Application

  • Type of course: Aided and Self-Financing
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2 in Science Stream with Mathematics/Computer Science as optional
  • Duration: 3 years

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Course 4: Bachelor of Science

  • Subjects under Aided Course : Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Botany
  • Subjects under Self-Financing Course: Food Science and Quality Control
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 in relevant subjects

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Course 5: B.Voc Food Technology and Analysis

  • Type of course: UGC aided (when UGC assistance ceases the course will continue in Self Finance Stream as per Government Norms)

  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2

  • Duration: 3 years

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Course 6: Master of Commerce

  • Subjects under Aided Course : Finance

  • Subjects under Self-Financing Course: NIL

  • Eligibility: Candidate must have B.Com/B.B.A.

  • Duration: 2 years

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Course 7: Master of Science

  • Subjects under Aided Course : Physics, Chemistry

  • Subjects under Self-Financing Course: Mathematics, Food Technology and Quality Assurance

  • Duration: 2 years

  • Eligibility: Graduate in the relevant subject.

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Course 8: Ph.D. in Chemistry

  • Type of course: Aided

  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed M.Sc. in Chemistry with 60% marks

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St. George’s College Admission

Admissions at St. George’s College Kottayam is merit-based. Students applying through Management Quota or Community Quota are required to collect the application form from the college office. The final selection of the students is done through CAP. 

  • Application form should be neatly and legibly filled and submitted to the office on or before the prescribed date.
  • Photocopies of the mark lists of the qualifying examinations and conduct certificate should be attached with the application.
  • Merit list and date of interview are published on the notice board.
  • Applicants have to them attend the interview with father / guardian along with relevant documents.
  • Applicants are advised to keep sufficient photo copies of their qualifying certificates. The original certificates submitted in the office will not be return to them before the end of the course.

St. George’s College Placement

The college has a placement cell which facilitates the students by giving them intense trainings on various aspects like GDs, CV preparation, Interview tips, personality development and aptitude training.

From past years, many leading and Multinational companies have been visiting the campus for recruitment. Few of them include TCS, Infosys , Sutherland Global, ICICI bank, Axis bank, Times of India, FSL, Joy Alukkas etc.

St. George’s College Facilities

  • Library: The institute has a fully automated Library with “info weavers” to perform all the library operations. It also has a “Library Information KIOSK” which helps the students to search the books
  • Sports and Gymnasium: The institute has grounds for playing Football and Volleyball and courts for playing Badminton. A well-equipped gymnasium is also available for the students
  • Clubs: The institute has various clubs such as Women Cell, Jesus Youth, Nature Club, Entrepreneur Club and Cultural Forum which are managed by students.
  • Hostel: The Institute provide hostel facilities to students who live far away from the college location.

St. George’s College FAQs

Ques. How are the placements of St. George’s College, Kerala?

Ans. The placements in St. George’s College are decent with both Indian and Multinational companies visiting the campus for recruitment. The college has a placement cell which helps the students in the preparation of the placements by giving them rigorous training.

Ques.  What are some extracurricular activities undertaken by the college?

Ans. The college promotes sports by providing playgrounds and courts. Apart from that there are various student-driven clubs. There is also a student run local TV station called SGC channel which provides the community with news and information relevant to it.

Ques. What is the admission procedure in St. George’s College, Kerala?

Ans. The admission is merit based and the procedure requires applying in CAP through its online website. Post the shortlist, candidates have to undergo an interview. There are admission through Management and Community quota at college level, the admission forms of which can be collected from the college.

Ques. How many courses does the college offers?

Ans. The college offers 20+ UG and PG courses spread across Arts, Commerce and Science streams.

Ques. Does college offer any scholarships to students?

Ans. The college provides many scholarships on the basis of merit, Community, and for single girl child. These scholarships are listed in this section:

Scholarship Name Amount
Blind / PH Scholarship (BPHFC) Not mentioned
Central Sector Scholarship (CSS). INR 10000 / Yr
C. H. Muhammedkoya Scholarship (MGS) UG : INR 4000 / Yr PG: INR 5000 / Yr
District Merit Scholarship (DMS) INR 1250 / Yr
Forward Community Scholarship INR 10000/Yr
Higher Education Scholarship (HES) UG: INR 12,000, INR 18,000, INR 24,000 PG: INR 40,000, INR 60,000
Hindi Scholarship (HS) INR 5000/Yr
Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) INR 3,750 / Yr ( INR 5,000 / Yr For Hostelers )
State Merit Scholarship (SMS) UG: INR 1,250 / Yr PG: INR 1,500 / Yr
Suvarna Jubilee Merit Scholarship (SJMS) INR 10000/ Yr
UGC PG I.G. Scholarship For Single Girl Child PG Scholarship INR 20,000 (For Single Girl Child)
Prathibha Scholarship   Not Mentioned
Snehapoorvam Scholarship